USA | Florida | Municipal Pier St. Petersburg Tampa bay

Incident Details:

year: 1922
location: Municipal Pier St. Petersburg Tampa bay
area: Florida
country: USA
fatality: fatal
species: unknown
victim: Dorothy MacLatchie
gender: F
age: 18
injury: fatal thigh bitten
time:
species detail: 1.8 m [6'] shark
source: V.M. Coppleson (1958) pp.155 & 252
species: unknown shark
date: 17-Jun-22
activity: Floating

Reconstruction of the Shark Attack

In the year 1922 on the date reported as 17-Jun-22 - Dorothy MacLatchie, a female aged 18 was Floating near Municipal Pier St. Petersburg Tampa bay. An unknown shark was reported to have attacked Dorothy MacLatchie. The attack was fatal